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Number of Hurricanes Per Year

How many hurricanes form each year?

6 hurricanes

According to the National Hurricane Center, tropical cyclones develop into hurricanes an average of 5 to 6 times per year in the Atlantic basin. In the East Pacific basin, on the other side, hurricanes form on average of 9 times per year with 5 likely to become huge ones. However, few of the major hurricanes reach the United States as hurricanes. They usually reduce to tropical storms or dissipate before they hit the continent.

This fact is verified on : April 16, 2010.

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  1. they are alot of hurricane everyehere but there are 6

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